A package for constructing question (or exercise) and answer sheets.

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Embedding Examples & Solutions In Worksheets

How can I "embed" examples and solutions into my code to make easy-to-use worksheets? Context: I am creating a fractions workbook for students, many of whom have many unfortunate challenges in life, ...
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Using utf8 inputenc package and answers package together

I'm trying to typeset using UTF8 and use the answers package. However, compilation halts on \begin{sol}, with Kapitola 1. ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> ...
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two columns with answers package

I want to use multicol package in answers package for my text book. How can I fix this problem? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{enumitem,calc} ...
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Incompatibility between enumitem and answers packages?

I am facing a strange problem while using the enumitem and answers packages. The following code compiles with no errors. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{answers} ...
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answers package + environ package + equation won't compile

This MWE works perfectly when the I comment out equation in the teacher environment. With that equation in place I get this error: ...
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Incomplete \iffalse error using answers package

This code \documentclass{book} \usepackage{answers} \Opensolutionfile{foo} \begin{document} %\Writetofile{foo}{whatever} % OK \Writetofile{foo}{\noexpand\chapter{bar}} % fails \end{document} ...
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Package for redirecting from questions to answers

Good evening, could someone tell me which package should I use in order to be redirected from the number of a question to its answer. In detail, suppose that I have written some questions and their ...
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How to format answer in answer package?

I use answers package. In out put of answer, I want to format 1) or Answer 1. instead of 1 as default. How can I do it? My code is \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsthm} ...
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How to generate a dynamic bubble answer sheet for multiple-choice exam [duplicate]

I want to produce a bubble answer sheet where the number of questions are shown by \qCount. It is always below than 100. Is it possible to produce it dynamically? I cannot print the question numbers ...
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How to generate an answer key of a multiple-choice exam? [closed]

I have a number of multiple-choice questions. I want to produce an answer key (a small table with nx5 cells where the answer places are somehow highlighted). My code (from another post ) is shown ...
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Problem with answers using hyperlinks and tbox

I have minor problems with the solutions shown in Hyperlink with answers package I wanted to make a macro which takes solution and exercise as arguments, uses a button like mutual reference, and ...
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How can I make solution for Exercises* with answer package?

I want to add solution for Exercises* with answer package. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsmath} \newtheorem{ex}{Exercise}[chapter] ...
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How to typeset subquestions and the corresponding answers

I would like to typeset exercises with subquestions so that in the code I have an answer immediately following each subquestion, but in the output all the answers will be in the end. Also I want both ...
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Problems with answers package v2.14

I recently updated the answers package to its latest version (2014/08/08 v2.14) and, now, I cannot even successfully build the examples in the package's manual. Case in point, the first example ...
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problem with texpad editor and the package answers

I don’t know why the command \input don’t work in the package answers. If I use \include it’s OK but it’s not good because some things don’t work correctly. Only under TexPad editor.
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How can I fix this bug in answers package? [closed]

I have just updated the answers package. I copy simple example \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{answers} \Newassociation{sol}{Solution}{ans} \newtheorem{ex}{Exercise} ...
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Answers package modification

I'm using answers package and 2 levels of enumerate environment. Sample: (a) Excercise 1a (b) Excercise 1b (a) Excercise 2a (b) Excercise 2b Inside the answers file I want to get the first level ...
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answers using exercise.sty, beginning each chapter on new page

I have a multi-chapter tex document containing lecture notes, problem sets, and solution keys. I'm using exercise.sty to deliver the exercises and their solutions. Everything works great with the ...
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Latex answers package and cyrilic symbols in enumerate environment

I'm using both the answers package for an exercise book and Cyrillic symbols for 2nd level items. Here is my .tex code. \documentclass[10pt, a4paper, openany]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Checking if first portion of an environment's content is empty

Motivation: I am working on a very personalized Exercise/Answer package for my colleagues. The exercise, exsheets, etc. packages don't do what I need. To accomplish this, I create an exercises ...
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Package answers: is it possible to append all solutions to one output file?

I am trying to use the package answers and found the answer to "Please explain \Newassociation and provide an overview of how the package answers works" very useful. However, when working with answers ...
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printanswer in table in exam class

In the exam class there is an option to \printanswer. I have no problems with that, but when I work with a table I can not put the answers in the cells. ...
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Custom environment using the answers package

I want to create a custom environment to be used with the answers package, something like ... \usepackage{answers} \Newassociation{solu}{Soln}{ans} \newtheorem{ex}{Ejercicio}[chapter] ...
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Labeling problems with exam class usage when using multiple chapters

Using the exam document class I'm trying to create a questions/answers-sheet for a book. When working on the first chapter, everything worked nicely. When I came to the second chapter, I realized I ...
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Exercises in lecture notes without predetermined placement (Follow-up)

I found a partial answer to my problem so I update the question, and leave the unmodified original post here below for reference. The only problem left is how to pass the actual value of a command to ...
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Adding a section of answers for each section of exercises at the end of a book using answers package

I'm writing a book and for it I have created a little class file. Each section in the book have (sub-)section of exercises. At the end of all the chapters I want to put a chapter* of answers to some ...
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Setting up a Multiple Choice Answer Key

I had a question about setting up a LaTeX document. I'm not sure if it is proper to post such a question here, but I figured that many people here have experience with the system and might be able to ...
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Adding another answer hyperlinked to the question itself

I asked this question here Best way to part answers from solutions? And obtained a very good answer. Though I now have a new problem. I want to type the question, then have one answer linked to the ...
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Best way to part answers from solutions?

Now, if anyone could change the title into something better that would be great =) I am writing a rather long document, which contains plenty of integrals. I have a big list of integrals sorted in a ...
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Hyperref with answers [ntheorem]

I read Hyperlink with answers and have tried to apply the technique to my environments that I have defined using the ntheorem package. In the MWE below the answer links correctly go to the questions, ...
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Create odd-numbered answers, or all answers

I'm starting with a clean slate creating a solutions manual. I would like the ability, by setting a switch, to produce only the solutions for the odd-numbered problems, or those for all problems, in ...
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Hyperlink with answers package

I'm using the answers package for an exercises book. I would like to create clickable hyperlinks (in the generated pdf file) from the exercise to the corresponding solution and back from the solution ...
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Problem putting answers in a macro

I want to put the \begin{sol} and \end{sol} from the answers package in a macro like \newcommand{\assignment}[2] { \item #1 \begin{sol} #2 \end{sol} } ### \assignment{question}{answer} It's just ...
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Problem with the answers package.

I am using the answers package to build a series of exercises. The problem i have encountered is when going from \item $ 5x^2-x \geq 0 $ \begin{sol} $x \geq 1, x \leq 0$ \end{sol} to ...
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Please explain \Newassociation and provide an overview of how the package answers works

I've found the answers package a little difficult to use and the documentation isn't as accessible as it could be to a novice like me. I'm not sure but it often seems at times like multiple files are ...
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Comparing packages which facilitate typesetting exercises and solutions: exercise vs. answers vs. probsoln

Could someone with experience in using these exercise typesetting packages please offer a quick compare and contrast of these packages to help me choose? Packages under consideration are: exercise ...